National Night Out

National Night Out – Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016        5pm – 9pm

NNO Flyer 2016

Event Sponsors

Thank you to all the businesses and organizations that have contributed to make our event a success this year.  This has been our biggest year for support and we cannot say how much we appreciate the donations of time, goods, services, and financial contributions that have been provided to us for National Night Out!  Please take a moment to than the businesses listed below for their generosity and support!

NNO 2016 Gold Sponsors


Adams Funeral Home
AJ Paving
Alexander Funeral Service
Alexander Trucking Co.
American Roller Bearing
Attorney Kevin Beale
Attorney Mark Davis
Barnette Tax Service
Basic Finance
Beasley Power Equipment
Benefit Solutions
Benfield Insurance Agency
Bethlehem Pharmacy
Big D’s Diner & Country Store
Bobby Jo’s Country Kitchen
Brigette’s Staffing
Brushy Mountain Insurance
Campbell Law Firm
Carl Bunton Surveying
Carolina Dental Care
Carolina Farm Credit
Carolina Orthopaedic Specialists
Catawba Valley Family Medicine
Chapman Funeral Home
Cline’s Florist
Country Road Greenhouse
Country Town Tire & Auto
Craftmaster Furniture
Crossroads Grill
Custom Framecrafters
Dairy Bar
Daniels Woodcarving
Daryl G. Davidson Law Office
Deal Orchards
East Taylorsville Baptist Church
Emerald Vending
Evan’s Drug
Fenton Chiropractic
First Citizens
First Community Bank
G&M Sales Co.
Giovanni’s Pizza
Hackney Dental
Hallman Furniture
Harbinson & Brzykcy
Hefner Reels, LLC
Hendren Insurance
Hog Slat Inc.
Holland Chiropractice
Huntington House
Iredell Family Care Center
Isenhour Furniture
Johnson’s Milling & Feed
Josh’s Auto & Towing Services
K&M Collision & Towing
Kimberly S. Taylor Law Firm
Kincaid Furniture
Law Office of Gottholm, Raston, & Benton
Law Office of Robert G. Lamontagne
Lyndon’s Riverview Sports
Mack’s Pharmacy
Main Avenue Chiropractic
Main Avenue Music
Main Street Tire
Martin Starnes & Associates, CPA
Masterfield Furniture
Matheson Insurance Agency
Mays Meats Inc.
Merchants on Main
Mexico Viejo
Mitchell Gold
NC Farm Bureau Insurance
Office Practice of Pharmacy
Oriental Café
Paladin Industries Inc.
Paragon Films
Paul Barkley & Associates
Pearson’s Auto Service Center
Peoples Bank
People’s Drug
Perry Lowe Orchards
Piedmont Fiberglass Inc
PJ’s Seafood & Steak
Porky’s BBQ
Precision Materials
Robin Harris Automotive
Rod & Custom Rescuers
Rogers Mills
Royale Comfort Seating
Scotz BBQ
Scotty’s Hometown Grill
Schneider Mills
State Employees Credit Union
Shurtape Technologies, LLC
Sipe Lumber Company
Southern Class Salon
Steve Barnes Garage & Body Shop
Taylor King Furniture
Taylorsville Glass
Taylorsville Pre-Cast Molds Inc.
Taylorsville Savings Bank
Taylorsville True Value Hardware
Taylorsville Well Drilling
The Taylorsville Times
Thomas Insurance Services
Town & Country Drugs
Trading Post Produce
Village Inn Pizza
Walker Chainsaw
Walker Insurance
Wells Fargo
Wendys of Troutman

Event Information

The Alexander County Sheriff’s Office, Taylorsville Police Department, and the Alexander County Crime Stoppers organization will be partnering again this year to host the 4th annual National Night Out Against Crime event in Alexander County.  This event will be held on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 from 5pm until 9pm at the Taylorsville Lion’s Club Fairgrounds on NC Highway 16 South.  The event is open to the entire community and will feature free hotdogs, popcorn, and bottled water (while supplies last), live entertainment will be provided (details and lineup to follow).

This year we will again be offering Wendy’s Chicken Sandwiches and Wendy’s Frosty’s for sale (courtesy of Wendy’s of Troutman) as well as canned soft drinks.  There will be a kid’s area with bounce house / slide combo attractions, various emergency vehicle displays, a K-9 demonstration, opportunities to meet McGruff the Crime Dog, and more.

We hope that you will make plans to attend this fun-filled family event and take the opportunity to meet and mingle with local law enforcement and your neighbors.  Join us as we celebrate National Night Out 2016, “Alexander County’s Night Out Against Crime”!

Live Entertainment

Live entertainment will be provided this year by Ten-Eighteen Band and Shakedown Band.

Ten-Eighteen is a local group comprised of current and former law enforcement and emergency services workers playing classic rock and roll.  Ten-Eighteen will take the stage from 5:30pm until 6:30pm.

Shake Down is a six-piece variety band located in the foothills of North Carolina.

Combining a mixture of both “past” and “present” in both talent and music, they perform a wide variety of music including beach, shag, rock’n’roll, funk, Motown, country, and top 40.  Shakedown will take the stage from 7pm until 9pm.

Both bands will play at the main stage located adjacent to the exhibit hall.  Those who attend National Night Out will be given a free door prize ticket at the entry gate.  A drawing will be held at the main stage during intermission (time to be announced at the event).  Bring a lawn chair and enjoy some free live entertainment by our local talent!

Food & Beverages

Hotdogs, popcorn, and bottle water will be handed out free of charge to those who attend the event (while supplies last).  Wendy’s Crispy Chicken Sandwiches, Jr. Frosty’s, and can drinks will be available for purchase for $1 each.  All proceeds generated during the event directly benefit Alexander County Crime Stoppers, a local non-profit resource partner with law enforcement.  All food items will be available at the fairgrounds cook shack.


Emergency Vehicle Displays

Various emergency vehicles and other equipment will be on display during the event this year.  THis will be a great time for the young and young at heart to get a closeup look at some of the vehicles that emergency responders use to keep our community safe and fro you to tell those workers “thank you” for the jobs they do to protect us all daily.  The new DWI Checkpoint BATMobile (mobile breath testing) bus will also be on display this year.  This bus is owned and operated by the NC Division of Health and Human Services – Forensic Tests for Alcohol Branch and is made available regionally to law enforcement agencies to provide a safe means for roadside sobriety testing at DWI Checkpoints.  Come out and take a look at the new bus stationed here in Alexander County!


Kids Area

A kids area will be available featuring two bounce attractions again this year.  These attractions are provided free of charge.  McGruff the Crime Dog will also make an appearance at the Kid’s Area during the event for hugs and photos.